When Sean and i came out to Bali in January 2003 to start Baliblog many Balinese locals commented that the name Baliblog was strange. Why belog, they would ask, why Bali stupid?
Belog means stupid in Balinese but our blog comes from the term web- log (BLOG) and means a personal website that people can post to about a shared interest.
The little software package we use, Moveable Type, is pretty nifty and seems to be easy to use and reliable. Here is a recent article about the people who created this version of blog software.